Heartwarming stories for two threatened iconic Alps species | 16 July

possumRichard Snashall has produced these two amazing documentaries on the plight of the mountain pygmy possum and the southern corroboree frog.

Discover how mountain pygmy possum numbers are picking up again in Kosciuszko National Park. Follow Dr Linda Broome and Haijing Shi as they survey current possum numbers near Cabramurra. Read more about the survey.

frogFollow Dr David Hunter and staff from Melbourne and Taronga Zoos to find out about how southern corroboree frog eggs from captive breeding programs have been released back into the wild. Southern corroboree frog numbers are dwindling due to habitat destruction and an amphibian pathogen, so the release of these eggs will give them a fighting chance.

Watch possums in the sky | Watch the frog hunters